Three burglars broke into a Whitestone house and left with two Mercedes Benz, a Ford Mustang and a slew of ID and credit cards, according to the NYPD.
On Oct. 4 at 5:30 a.m. the three individuals entered the residence of two women, aged 41 and 70, near Totten Street and 14th Avenue, through an unlocked back door while the residents were asleep, the NYPD said. The burglars then took keys to the three vehicles, a number of identification, debit and credit cards and fled the scene in all three cars.
The burglars are identified as being two males and one female, all Hispanic and between the ages of 18 to 25. They are described as having a light complexion.
The first man was last seen wearing a dark colored coat and a black baseball cap. The second man was last seen wearing a green hoodie, dark colored jeans and has a white patch in his hair. The woman was last seen wearing a red baseball cap, black jeans, a black shirt and multi-colored sneakers. The NYPD has released surveillance pictures of the individuals.
Anyone with information on the incident should call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS or for Spanish 1-888-57-PISTA. The public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers Website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.